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1^{st} number: 1 2/3, 2^{nd} number: 9/10

53 is greater than 910

- Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:

LCM of 3 and 10 is**30**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 30 - For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 10 = 30,

53 = 5 × 103 × 10 = 5030 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,

910 = 9 × 310 × 3 = 2730 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 5030 > 2730 or 53 > 910

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